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By István Keul

The essays during this quantity, written via experts operating within the box of tantric reviews, try to hint techniques of transformation and move that happened within the background of tantra from round the 7th century and as much as the current. the amount gathers contributions on South Asia, Tibet, China, Mongolia, Japan, North the USA, and Western Europe. The chapters disguise a large thematic zone, inclusive of sleek Bengali tantric practitioners, tantric ritual in medieval China, the South Asian cults of the mummy goddesses, the best way of Buddhism into Mongolia, and countercultural echoes of up to date tantric studies.

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